Board Members

June 1, 2017

Meeting with the Association’s Attorney

All association boards of directors at one time or another must meet with the association’s attorney.  These meetings assist the board through the legal maze that […]
June 1, 2017

Board Meeting Tips

Follow the agenda and do not deviate. Any items that come up can be discussed at the end of the meeting or put on the agenda […]
June 1, 2017

Association Governing Documents

Covenants, Conditions & Restrictions Also known as CC & Rs, Declarations, Master Deed, to name just a few.  By whatever name or abbreviation they go by, […]
May 22, 2017

Directors & Officers Insurance

Directors and Officers liability insurance (D&O) provides coverage in the event of a lawsuit claiming some Board or individual Directors’ act or omission.  D&O insurance does […]
May 22, 2017

Board Meetings 101

Board of Directors’ Meetings can be a very powerful way to communicate and resolve issues. An association’s Board of Directors is confronted with an array of […]
May 10, 2017

The Association Structure

How an Association is Formed A homeowner association or condominium association is a nonprofit corporation formed, usually, by a real estate developer for the purpose of […]
May 3, 2017

The Financial Statements

The Financial Statements have one primary function: Provide the Board with the financial information to make decisions relating to the Association’s financial situation The association’s financial […]
May 3, 2017

Online Meetings

It seems these days everyone’s schedules are more hectic than ever, and board members schedules are no different.  Because of scheduling difficulty and, in some cases, […]
May 3, 2017

Association Terminology

Certain terms are used incorrectly or generically when discussing association issues.  For example, the CC&Rs are often incorrectly referred to as the bylaws or the membership […]
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